Vodafone, Qualcomm ally on open RAN

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Vodafone Group and Qualcomm detailed plans to jointly develop reference designs for open RAN, promising a move which would boost the overall market for potential vendors. The companies will focus…

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Qualcomm ups 5G data rates with latest modem

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Qualcomm unveiled its fourth-generation 5G modem, targeting significant speed gains with a system it pitched as the first capable of hitting 10Gb/s. The company said its Snapdragon X65 modem-RF platform…

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Qualcomm refines gaming play with Snapdragon 870

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Qualcomm renewed its focus on the mobile gaming market, unveiling the Snapdragon 870 platform which it stated will power flagship devices from Lenovo-owned Motorola Mobility, OnePlus, Oppo, Xiaomi and Vivo…

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Qualcomm pushes 5G into budget tier chipsets

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Qualcomm followed through on a promise to offer 5G capabilities in its lower-tier silicon, detailing a Snapdragon 480 chipset meant to extend the technology to cheaper handsets. Platform highlights include…

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Docomo, Qualcomm launch sub-6GHz 5G CA

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NTT Docomo and Qualcomm claimed a global first after activating carrier aggregation (CA) on the operator’s 5G network using two sub-6GHz spectrum bands, delivering peak downloads speeds of 4.2Gb/s on…

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Elisa, Nokia claim 5G speed record

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Elisa and Nokia claimed to have achieved the fastest data rates on a commercial 5G network in the world, reaching a combined 8Gb/s downlink speed on two devices. The operator…

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Dish eyes Qualcomm open RAN chips

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Dish Network announced plans to test Qualcomm’s recently unveiled 5G RAN chipsets for use in its forthcoming next-generation network, potentially setting the chipmaker up for a major supply deal as…

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